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  • Updated: October 26, 2022

Top 10 Fun Places Kids Can Visit During Vacations

Vacations shouldn't just be about watching TV, playing video games, and napping all day for kids.

Vacations should be a time for the kids to strengthen their bonds with their family members.

There are many enjoyable destinations in Nigeria where parents can go with their kids and create lasting family bonds.

If you're finding it difficult to pick among the many available vacation spots, then sit back, unwind, and take it all in.

This article would take you on a journey to the top 10 exciting destinations for families and children.

1. Obudu Mountain Resort 

The former cattle ranch Obudu Mountain Resort is at the top of this list of family-friendly destinations in Nigeria.

The resort is tucked away amid the hills and thick tropical rainforest of Cross River State. It provides the essentials for taking in the beauty of nature and breathing in the clean, fresh air.

It is breathtaking because of the ultra-modern accommodations and the beautiful views of the high mountains.

The kids may participate in a ton of additional activities, including a cable car ride, a water park with enormous slides, horseback riding, a golf course, bonfires, and much more.

2. Yankari Game Reserve

Yankari Game Reserve in Bauchi State is another entertaining location in Nigeria where you may take your kids and family.

The resort is home to multiple natural warm water springs as well as elephants and lions.

Your family trip will be one to remember if you dip into the pristine, warm springs and see some animals.

3. Abraka Turf And Country Club

This holiday destination located in Delta State is home to crystal-clear rivers, savannah flora, and natural reserves.

With so many options for amusement, Abraka Turf and Country Club is a wonderful location for kids.

These holiday places have rhythmic rivers that are beautiful to watch the flow.

They extensively furnished this exclusive country club with cutting-edge amenities and a ton of fun outdoor games for kids.

Tennis, canoeing, kayaking, horseback riding, fishing, and golfing are all options.

4. Okomu National Park

Okomu National Park is yet another exciting location where families may bring their kids and enjoy themselves to the fullest in Nigeria.

The park, which is in the state of Edo, is home to approximately 150 rare bird species.

Some endangered animals, including elephants, white-throated monkeys, and other wildlife species, find refuge in the evergreen forest.

Your kids will be in awe of how the animals move, especially the birds when they do their exquisite acrobatic routines.

5. Erin-Ijesha Waterfall

One of the enjoyable locations in Nigeria is the Erin-Ijesha Waterfalls. Seven streams come together to form a spectacular seven-part waterfall that cascades over a precipice.

Each component produces seven distinct levels, each of which displays an entirely new experience.

Erin-Ijesha waterfall is a pleasant destination in Nigeria to take the family and kids for a day outside of the city, so keep that in mind.

6. Oguta Lake Holiday Complex

Oguta Lake Holiday Complex, a pleasant destination for families in Nigeria, is situated in the country's eastern region.

Golf enthusiasts would adore the resort's golf course because it is of international calibre.

The youngsters can play and have a fantastic time in the park. Numerous swings, cruise boats, and other pleasant activities are available.

A beautiful ancillary feature of the lake resort is the lake's confluence with the Urashi River. It is a great spot for swimming while admiring the unadulterated beauty of nature.

It is a fantastic place to take kids on vacation, so take your family there and enjoy the excitement and glitz.

7. La Campagne Tropical Beach Venture

This resort is the finest choice if you want to stay in Lagos with your family. It is a long distance from Lagos' typical noise.

It has serene, iconic views of the Atlantic Ocean, which are breathtaking.

The hospitality at La Campagne Tropicana is unrivalled because it blends flawlessly with the contemporary luxury that emanates from Nigerian culture.

The resort offers a variety of activities for youngsters to enjoy, including the beach, lagoon, mangrove forest, canoeing, and kayaking.

It also has gorgeous plants and animals that are unique to it and there are many different kinds of snakes among them, as well as Seahawks, ducks, monkeys, egrets, bats, snake trees, squirrels, and epiphytes.

Anytime is a terrific time to spend with family in this location. The event would be cherished by kids, and it would stay in their hearts for a very long time.

8. Olumo Rock  

Olumo rock is located in Abeokuta, Ogun State and is made of a massive outcrop of granite rocks. On the rock, the highest point is about 140 meters above sea level.

There are multiple caves in the rock, some of which are 20 feet long and 25 feet wide.

Although it is not exactly a destination for vacations, this is the closest thing to hiking we have in Nigeria.

Take your children to Olumo Rock so they may explore and take in the mountain vistas. The view is quite magnificent, and kids can learn something by using tour guides.

9. Agodi Parks And Gardens

This location is ideal for families that desire some peace while still having a good time.

The lovely park serves as a constant reminder of how magnificent and serene the historic city of Ibadan with its brown roofs can be.

Agodi Parks & Gardens, which is nestled at the base of Mokola Hill and encircled by evergreen forestry, is both a tranquil location and a good place to take your kids on vacation.

There are numerous family-friendly amenities and kid-friendly attractions. They contain a small zoo, expansive picnic areas, a kids' play area, a water park, and a swimming pool, among other things.

It is a wonderful location to experience the splendour of nature.

10. Ikogosi Warm Spring 

This natural warm water spring, which also flows alongside cold water springs, is a popular tourist destination in Nigeria.

It is situated in Ekiti State amid a thick forest on mountainous terrain.

The main draw is the unusual meeting point of hot and cold water. Despite having met, they don't mix.

There is a gorgeous route that leads to the lovely meeting place of the spring. 

In addition to international cuisines, the resort offers delectable Nigerian cuisine.

It also has an outdoor pool, gym, restaurant, bar, and amphitheatre; all of these amenities make the location deserve of being included in this list. 

The resort is brimming with family-friendly lodging options and recreational amenities that are ideal for families and their kids for the best of entertainment and fun. 

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